Best reactions: Birth of George and Amal Clooney’s twins leaves the internet overjoyed
George and Amal Clooney announced on Tuesday that they had become parents to twins Ella and Alexander. Twitter was overjoyed.hollywood Updated: Jun 07, 2017 17:43 IST
George and Amal Clooney, one of the most glamorous power couples in the world, on Tuesday announced they had become parents at last, to twins.
“This morning Amal and George welcomed Ella and Alexander Clooney into their lives,” said a publicist for the 56-year-old star of Gravity and Ocean’s 11.
“Ella, Alexander and Amal are all healthy, happy and doing fine,” added publicist Stan Rosenfield, joking that “George is sedated and should recover in a few days.”
Amal’s parents, who are Lebanese, told AFP they were elated by the news and that everything had gone smoothly.
“We are over the moon,” said Amal’s mother Baria, speaking from London where she was in hospital with her daughter. “It was a beautiful delivery. The babies are beautiful and are doing well.”
Twitter overflowed with positivity and well-wishers. Here are some of the reactions:
Welcome to the world, Ella and Alexander Clooney. Congratulations, George and Amal, or as I’m now calling you, Ocean’s Four.— Ellen DeGeneres (@TheEllenShow) June 6, 2017
CONGRATULATIONS! Human rights lawyer Amal Clooney, a pioneer for refugees, and her husband George are parents of twins Ella and Alexander.— Anne Frank Center (@AnneFrankCenter) June 6, 2017
George Clooney's wife gave birth to twins. In related news, I am no longer the galaxy's most handsome father of twins— Darth Vader (@DepressedDarth) June 6, 2017
George Clooney had twins! Only nine more until he’s got a full crew to take down Andy Garcia!— Stephen Colbert (@StephenAtHome) June 7, 2017
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First Published: Jun 07, 2017 17:42 IST